impercipience

noun
im·​per·​cip·​i·​ence | \ ˌim-pər-ˈsi-pē-ən(t)s How to pronounce impercipience (audio) \

Definition of impercipience

: the quality or state of being imperceptive

Other Words from impercipience

impercipient \ ˌim-​pər-​ˈsi-​pē-​ənt How to pronounce impercipience (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of impercipience

1891, in the meaning defined above

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“Impercipience.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/impercipience. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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